Thomas Greco, Sep 18
Offline Support in Firebase, a Truly Mobile Datastore?
Thomas Greco looks at the recent changes to Firebase and wonders if it's new offline support now makes it an ideal mobile data store.
Ritesh Kumar, Sep 17
Controlling a Motorbot Using Arduino and Node.js
Ritesh Kumar teaches how to create a basic NodeBot and explains how to use Node.js to create a link between web applications and robots.
Guilherme Muller, Sep 17
Watch: Responsive Images with Picturefill.js
In this screencast I will show you how to use the new picture tag, srcset attribute and Picturefill.js polyfill, for the right resolution and device.
David Rousset, Sep 17
Experiment with ECMAScript 6 on Babylon.js with TypeScript 1.5
Microsoft's David Rousset explains how he experimented with ECMAScript6 on babylon.js with TypeScript in Microsoft Edge
Florian Rappl, Sep 16
How to Use SSL/TLS with Node.js
Florian Rappl shows how to implement SSL/TLS in your Node.js applications, either for accessing HTTPS resources or for providing resources with encryption.
Thomas Greco, Sep 16
Watch: Getting Started with Grunt
I will explain and take you through the process of configuring a gruntfile from start to completion so that you can truly understand how GruntJS works.
Narayan Prusty, Sep 16
Scanning a QR Code with Cordova
People are often sceptical about QR Codes, but they are useful for simple information exchange. Narayan Prusty shows how to scan them in a Cordova app.
Peter Dierx, Sep 14
Give Grunt the Boot! A Guide to Using npm as a Build Tool
Peter Dierx demonstrates how flexible and powerful npm can be when used as a build tool and suggests that you might not actually need Grunt, Gulp and co.
Andrew Charnley, Sep 11
Meet Igaro App — Potentially the Web's Finest SPA Framework
Andrew Charnley offers a high-level overview of Igaro App, a web app framework (of his creation) which is "faster than Angular and more advanced than React"
Hugo Giraudel, Sep 10
Preloading Images in Parallel with Promises
Hugo Giraudel introduces you to a library he has developed to preload images in parallel using promises. Performance for the win!
Michael Chan, Sep 10
Watch: Using className to Add Style
Today is the epic conclusion of our Building a Stopwatch mini-series. We'll use className to add nice clean styles to our component. As a bonus, we'll remove duplication by creating a new Button component and using a special JSX feature called Spread Attributes. Enough jabber, let's get styling! This is the fourth and final video in the Building a Stopwatch in React series.
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David Rousset, Sep 10
Creating an Accessible Breakout Game Using Web Audio and SVG
Microsoft's David Rousset shares his idea for creating an accessible breakout game using Web Audio and SVG
Jani Hartikainen, Sep 09
Jani Hartikainen explains how to deal with promises in unit tests using Mocha and Chai as the base and showing promise-related patterns that occur in tests.
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George Martsoukos, Sep 09
A Full Screen Bootstrap Carousel with Random Initial Image
George adds two customizations to Bootstrap's carousel component: He converts the carousel to a full-screen slideshow and randomizes the first slide on page load.
Christian Heilmann, Sep 09
ES6 for Now: Template Strings
Microsoft's Christian Heilmann explains how to take advantage of handy ES6 features now.
Jeff Burtoft, Sep 08
Designing Web Code in a Native App
Microsoft's Jeff Burtoft offers tips for creating web code in a native app.
Thomas Greco, Sep 07
How to Write Modular Code with Angular UI-Router & Named Views
Tom Greco explains how to take advantage of Angular UI Router's relative & absolute named routes, to write modular code you can reuse across your projects.
Patrick Catanzariti, Sep 07
How to Make a Useful Toggl Time Tracker with Particle and Node
Patrick Catanzariti explains how to create a Particle device powered button that starts and stops Toggl time tracking via a Node server.
Joe Zimmerman, Sep 04
How to Solve the Global npm Module Dependency Problem
Joe Zimmermann details the problems that can arise when your project depends on globally installed npm modules, as well as what you can do to avoid them.
David Catuhe, Sep 03
Vorlon.js: Focus on DOM Explorer
Microsoft's David Catuhe explains how Vorlon.js works with the DOM explorer.
Baljeet Rathi, Sep 03
Introduction to Stage.js
Peter Bengtsson, Sep 02
Michael Chan, Sep 02
Watch: Adding a Lap Logger to a React Stopwatch
We'll take all we've learned about state, lists, and conditional rendering in React to add a new logger feature.
Matt Burnett, Aug 31